Kickstart Scheme

19 Oct 2020

Bath and North East Somerset Council is one of many organisations who are interested in supporting small and medium size businesses and charities who have fewer than 30 job placements to offer. We want your help by getting involved in the Kickstart Scheme and would like to compile a list of interested parties. 

Starting in Business Webinar 17 November

19 Oct 2020

Running a business is both exciting & challenging. Join us for this webinar & let us help you to get started!

About this Event

This workshop helps aspiring entrepreneurs understand what it means to set up and run a business. Starting with enjoyable and interactive one hour session we will introduce you to the basic concepts of running a business and help you decide whether it is right for you

Skills Support for Redundancy

19 Oct 2020

Funded, tailored training to support individuals and businesses

Skills Support for Redundancy (SSR) is an initiative designed to support employers and individuals affected by redundancy. SSR is a tailored service to meet your needs, offering a wide range of training support. A dedicated Partnership Coordinator will work with you to identify the best sources of support and training to help you achieve your goals. 

What is on offer?

Government’s strategy to tackle single-use plastic

2 Oct 2020

The UK government has revealed a ground-breaking ban which will see the end of plastic straws, drink stirrers and cotton buds on the high street in England.

The move is a key step in the Government’s strategy to tackle single-use plastic, as shocking statistics highlight the amount of plastic being consumed by the British public.

From 1 October 2020, you must not supply or sell single-use plastic:

Peer Networks

1 Oct 2020

Peer Networks is a peer-to-peer networking programme for SME leaders that want to grow and develop their organisation for future success. ​

Delivered locally by the West of England Combined Authority, we create diverse cohort groups of individuals to collaboratively work through common business issues. Through interactive action learning, we enable you to discuss your own challenges, gain and reflect on valuable feedback and implement practical solutions to overcome them. ​